Professor of Clinical Biomedical Sciences and Nursing and Associate Dean for Clinical Research, Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine, Florida Atlantic University (FL, USA)
Dr. Galvin, MD, M.P.H. is Professor of Clinical Biomedical Sciences and Nursing, and Associate Dean for Clinical Research at the Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine, Florida Atlantic University (FL, USA). He serves as Director of the Leon and Toby Cooperman Center for Alzheimer Disease and Memory Disorders at the Marcus Neuroscience Institute, Boca Raton Regional Hospital (FL, USA). He leads the University-wide effort to create a clinical-translational research infrastructure.
Dr. Galvin received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Chemistry from New York University (NY, USA) in 1986, his Masters of Science in Nutrition from Rutgers University (NJ, USA) in 1988, his MD from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (NJ, USA) in 1992, and his Masters of Public Health from St. Louis University (MO, USA) in 2004.
He has authored over 150 scientific publications (h-index=37, i10-index=70) and 22 book chapters covering basic, clinical and translational science in the area of neurodegenerative disorders, dementia and cognitive aging, is the editor of three textbooks on dementia, and leads numerous clinical trials investigating new therapeutics for Alzheimer’s disease and related disorders. Dr. Galvin’s research has been funded by the National Institutes of Health, Centers for Disease Control, Michael J Fox Foundation, American Federation for Aging Research, Alzheimer’s Association, New York State Department of Health, Alzheimer Drug Discovery Foundation, and the Morris and Alma Schapiro Fund.